We currently have an opening for a Security Officer (see job description below) position in Gainesville, FL. Full time position, rotating shifts. Excellent benefits. Must have Class D & G Security Officer License and or Florida Police Standards Certificate. Law Enforcement background preferred. NO TELEPHONE CALLS, PLEASE. For immediate consideration, apply or send resume to:
Florida Farm Bureau
PO Box 147030
Gainesville, FL 32614
Fax (352) 374-1510 ATTN: #0780
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The Florida Farm Bureau Group is a wholly owned subsidiary of the Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Group. Southern Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company began 50 years ago with a group of Farm Bureau leaders, who shared a vision for better member service and lower insurance rates. Today, Southern Farm Bureau Casualty is a $2 billion company and is in the top if its class with an A.M. Best A+ Superior rating- a designation achieved by only 17 percent of property and casualty insurers in the nation. Southern Farm Bureau Casualty has become a leader in the insurance industry through innovative services and competitive products for its policy holders and an extensive training program for its claims adjusters, underwriters, and independent agents.
The Florida Farm Bureau Group consists of two domestic property and casualty insurance companies, Florida Farm Bureau Casualty Insurance Company and Florida Farm Bureau General Insurance Company. The group specializes in writing automobile, homeowners, dwelling fire, farm and business owner’s lines of insurance for members of the Florida Farm Bureau Federation. The Florida Farm Bureau group maintains an A.M. Best “A” Excellent rating, the last remaining A-rated Florida domestic company.
The group ranks as one of the market leaders in private passenger auto and homeowners insurance business in the state of Florida. The group also offers three major package policies, including a country squire policy (fire and inland marine coverage on farm personal property, farm comprehensive personal liability, and an endorsement to a homeowners and dwelling package policy), a dwelling package policy, and a commercial lines package policy.
Business is marketed and serviced by a network of exclusive agents located in each county of Florida. To be eligible for insurance coverage, membership in a county Farm Bureau is required. Job Description listed below:
SUMMARY: Protects and safeguards persons and property on the premises. Assists in the planning and establishing of security procedures for organization.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITES: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned as necessary.
Studies federal/state security regulations and restrictions relative to company operations.
Directs activities of personnel in developing company security measures that comply with federal/state regulations.
Consults with local, district, state or other federal representatives for interpretation and/or application of particular regulations applying to company operations.
Directs and coordinates activities of personnel in revising or updating security measures due to new or revised regulations.
Requests deviations from restrictive regulations that interfere with normal operations.
Patrols the main building and parking lot to ensure employee/tenant safety.
Checks chillers and temperature in the computer room and monitors other equipment as needed.
Secures door and outer buildings.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE: One-year certificate from college or technical school with 0 to 6 months related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. Law enforcement background preferred.
LANGUAGE SKILLS: Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of the organization.
MATHEMATICAL SKILLS: Ability to apply basic mathematical concepts. Ability to work with mathematical operations related to daily tasks.
REASONING ABILITY: Ability to apply commonsense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES and REGISTRATIONS: Requires a Class D Security Officer license as well as a Class G Firearms license.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee in order to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk and stand. The employee is occasionally required to sit; while using their hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works with firearms.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all the essential duties, responsibilities and requirements of personnel.